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Cataloging, Collections and Technical Services
Several personnel changes took place this this quarter. With the departure of Amber Anglada, a search was initiated and interviews conducted to find an hourly associate. James O'Leary left this quarter to begin his new career as an educator. UVA graduate student Haddis Abebe was hired
The tables below reflect the increases in library holdings and cataloging statistics between FY17Q4 and FY18Q1.
|OCLC WorldCat Cataloging Statistics - Sept. 30, 2017|
|FY17 Q4||FY18 Q1|
|Holdings Added to WorldCat Records||133||86|
|Catalog Record Count|
|Jun 30||Sept 30|
|Print Collection Usage for the Quarter|
|Other In House/ILL||13||NOVA||7|
|Total Print Usage||345||Fredericksburg||16|
The table to the left adds the total number of print items borrowed by each district/division of VDOT (192) to items borrowed by UVA personnel and others, creating a hard copy borrowing total of 345
The table below adds the number of downloads from the library's virtual collection this quarter to the circulation from the library's print holdings for a total of 3,316 items borrowed or accessed this quarter.
|Library Usage for the Quarter||3,839|
The table to the left shows the total collection usage for the past five quarters. The FY18 Q1 bar reflects the total seen in the chart above, 3,839 (a combination of print and virtual collection usage).